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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
RATINGS
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Menu

DINNER/LUNCH‏
Barszcz
Polish beet consomme served with sour cream
$4.50
Zupa Dnia
Soup of the day
$4.75
Zurek
Sour rye malt soup with small pieces of sausages
$4.75
Flaki
Old fashioned‏ polish soup made of honeycomb beef tripes
$6.75
Chlodnik
Cold beet soup with radish, cucumbers and half a boiled egg served during summer
$6.25
ENTREES - APPETIZERS
Petite Verte
Small green salad with our house dressing
$5.00
Pierogi
Four dumplings stuffed with meat, cheese on potatoes, or cabbage and mushrooms, served with sauerkraut and sour cream
$6.75
Sledz
Pickled herring served with onions, soot cream and potato salad
$9.55
A LA CARTE‏
Placki
Four potato pancakes served with sour cream or apple sauce
$10.25
Pierogi
Four dumplings stuffed with meat, cheese and potatoes, or cabbage and mushrooms, served with sauerkraut and sour cream
$11.75
Krokiety
Two breaded crepe rolls filled with meat or mushrooms, served with green salad, potato salad and a creamy mushroom sauce
$12.75
Filet De Sole
Sauteed with almonds or breaded, served with potatoes and green salad
$13.75
Flaki
Old fashioned Polish meal-sized soup made of honey comb tripe
$12.75
Sznycel Mielony
Two breaded ground mat croguettes, served with potatoes, salad of the day and a creamy mushroom sauce
$14.25
Kilbasa
One or two polish sausages served with sauerkraut, potato salad or green salad
1 for $12.25
2 for $14.75
Bigos
Traditional polish after-hunt dish. A cabbage stew with roosted meets, sausage and wild mushrooms
$12.75
Golabki
Two cabbage‏ rolls filled with pork and rice, served with potatoes, salad of the day and tomato sauce
$14.25
Watrobka Z Drobio
Chicken livers sauteed with anions, sewed with potatoes and salad of the day
$13.75
About
Polish cuisine done to perfection in a great atmosphere. Chip away at basic Polish dishes or dare to try more interesting options.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
Polish, European, Eastern European, Central European
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Live Music
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Reviewed March 16, 2020

Intimate restaurant and a great find in Old Montreal.Excellent Polish food prepared creatively and at a reasonable price. Great casual atmosphere and waitstaff was helpful and friendly. Highly recommend.

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 8, 2020

Great atmosphere with piano player and relaxed service. The perogi's were delicious and a good size menu.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 27, 2020

There were to many items on the menu that we could eat in one meal. The ambiance was excellent and the piano player only added to it. Try the Polish Citizen Cocktail.

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed February 15, 2020 via mobile

Service was slow and unfriendly. Watched as a member of the staff was dressed down and fired next to our table. Uncomfortable to say the least. Management is clearly an issue.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 4, 2020 via mobile

This is my favorite restaurant in Montreal. Only 5 min walk from Embassy Suites. Dishes use authentic Polish recipes. Staff speaks fluent Polish, English and French. I had for dinner flaki (tripe soup), schabowy (schnitzel) and sweet cheese crepe as a desert. All excellent. Total...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 1, 2020

Thirty years after our first visit to Stash, not much has changed, which is a good thing in this case. We got a wonderful corner table, with fast, friendly service and a very good pianist playing some old classics from Sinatra's era. Half a bottle...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 12, 2020 via mobile

Stash Cafe is one of our favourite spots in Old Montreal. Super cozy, delicious Polish food, live piano music, great atmosphere. Stash Cafe has consistently delivered delicious food and ambiance at a great price point.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed January 11, 2020

We have been to Stash Café many times in the past (the restaurant has been around for decades). Our most recent visit was on a Thursday noontime in January. Stash is located in a dark and cosy location at the corner of rue Saint-Paul and...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 7, 2020

Montreal has a lot of restaurants falling over themselves to be hip and cool. This long-standing restaurant never fails to please. It has been around for decades and consistently serves comforting old-school Polish food. Cream. Breaded meat. Cabbage dishes. Mushrooms. If you like the sound...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 6, 2020 via mobile

Stopped for an early dinner and they were able to fit in our group of 5 👍 So happy they did. The food was top class, so tasty and wholesome. Dumplings to start with, three different types and they were gone if you turned your...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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William T
January 6, 2020|
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Response from J--Harpswell | Reviewed this property |
I would think 5:30.
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salyse530
August 11, 2017|
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Response from Teresa J | Reviewed this property |
no it won't you need at least an hour to enjoy the food and also it's very busy.
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Charles H
May 15, 2016|
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Response from RonAngela M | Reviewed this property |
I think the restaurant is fine for kids although I don't remember seeing a kids menu. As in the previous answers, the earlier the better.
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